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Packaging Supervisor | Co Galway

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 19514

Our client based here in Co Galway are looking for Packaging Supervisor.

This is a permeant role on day shift.


  • Scheduling of packaging lines and liaising with QA to ensure LPR’S are issued in a timely manner.
  • Organize packaging operators on a daily basis to optimize work flow and throughput.
  • Help to anticipate possible bottlenecks and implement corrective action.
  • Ensure that the Quality of product packaged is to the highest quality.
  • Liaise with all other departments to ensure the efficient and effective running of the department.
  • Prepare and amend SOP’S. Prepare LPR for new products and update as and when required.
  • Ensure weekly, monthly, and yearly targets of packaging are met in strict adherence with GMP requirements and issue reports as required.
  • Liaise with QA on change controls, internal audits and CAPA. Raising and closure of all packaging deviations and Incident reports.
  • Supervise direct reports, ensure personal training; set clear objectives and conduct performance assessments.
  • Ensure that all EHS requirements are fully implemented.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Minimum of a Cert/Diploma (or equivalent) in science or engineering and 2-3 years of experience in a manufacturing/packaging. However, a combination of experience and/or education will be taken into consideration.
  • Must possess knowledge of packaging processes within a pharmaceutical/medical device environment (previous experience within packaging would be a distinct advantage).
  • Experience of working in a cGMP environment.
  • Knowledge of automated systems.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Must have proven people management skills.
  • Proficient in report writing.
  • Be able to consider all the facts and make good sound decisions.

For a confidential discussion and more information on this role, please contact Michelle Mc Inerney

091 706 717